Public Hearings on H.B. 16-86

May 27, 2008

The House Standing Committee on Judiciary and Governmental Operations has scheduled public hearings on Saipan, Rota and Tinian to discuss:

H.B. No. 16-86: “To amend the Commonwealth Entry and Deportation Act (3 CMC § 4301 ET SEQ.) to create the Immigration Category of “Resident Foreign National”; and for other purposes”.

Interested Members of the General Public are requested to submit written testimony to the Committee.

Hearing Dates:

Saturday, June 7, 2008, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Rota Round House.

Thursday, June 12, 2008 - 6:00 p.m. at the House of Representatives’ Chamber, Capitol Hill, Saipan.

Saturday, June 14, 2008, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Tinian Jr./Sr. High School Cafeteria.

All members of the general public are invited to submit written or oral testimony. For more information, or to obtain copies of the legislation, contact the Office of Representative Rosemond Santos (JGO Chair) at 664-8965 or visit .